Job Vacancies

Career Opportunities

Our high quality products are used across a diverse range of industrial sectors and we are looking for Skilled and Semi-skilled people to join our team.

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Department: Maintenance.

Permanent, full time position: 40hr week. 

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary:  To ensure the safe reliable supply of electricity throughout the premises, and to maintain the reliable operation of plant, equipment, circuits and systems which incorporate electrical components in their construction, by way of repair, replacement or modification of those component parts. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To undertake wiring installations to approved standards and safety requirements.
  • To maintain, fault find and repair three phase and single phase factory plant and equipment.
  • To maintain all lighting systems and circuits, including emergency lighting equipment.
  • Responsible for the periodic testing of portable mains appliances.
  • Responsible for the periodic testing of all fixed appliances and installations.
  • Calibration of electrical monitoring and measuring devices, employing thermocouple or mA input.
  • To maintain records and electrical drawing necessary to comply with regulations or internal procedures.
  • To provide general assistance to colleagues within the maintenance department as and when required.

Key skills: You will have proven experience as an industrial Electrician and be confident in factory maintenance, plant & machine servicing. 

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PRODUCTION PLANNER 

Department: Machined Components

Permanent, full time position: 40hr week. 

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary: This proactive and disciplined role will set, monitor and maintain the production plan in order to satisfy customer delivery expectations.

Working closely with the production team this role will provide the framework for efficient execution of works orders focussed on equipment, labour and material requirements planning.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To raise all machined component works orders and effectively plan all CNC departments
  • To liaise with team leaders and production engineering in order to agree machine/labour allocation best practice enabling improved machine utilisation
  • To liaise with production team daily in order to maintain and monitor real time production progress
  • To manage timely acknowledgement of new customer orders
  • Establish strong working partnership with the commercial team communicating updates regularly
  • Procurement of all direct materials associated with the machined components department
  • Establish strong working partnership with the semi-finished department in order to fulfil material requirements
  • To monitor and maintain stock levels for production RAW material

Key skills: 

  • Excellent experience with production planning, ERP/MRP interaction
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word and other computer programmes
  • Personable, confident, able to work alone and also alongside colleagues of all disciplines
  • Ideally you will have some previous experience in process engineering, be reliable with an eye to detail and conformity to following safety standard processes. 
  • You’ll be able to ensure the continual and efficient running of production. 
  • This role will require you to work periods of time autonomously and, enclosed in a clean room environment under strict clothing and clean room procedures.  

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SPC Q.A. TECHNICIAN

Department: Quality Control.

Permanent, full time position: 40hr week.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary: The SPC Quality Assurance Technician will supervise the auditing of all components leaving the factory ensuring they meet the quality requirements as specified in the contracts. The role will involve checking quality control documents to ensure they have been completed correctly. It will also involve ensuring the smooth flow of verification of our products, complete diagnostics and provide technical information relating to any defects which are detected. In addition, the SPC Quality Assurance Technician will ensure that detailed information on non-conforming material is available, discuss the technical analysis with immediate line report, and ensure that deadlines are met and existing and potential problems are identified and solved.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Load the Auto Shop with SPC Data, Drawings, Instruments and fixtures within given time scales
  • Monitor the operation of SPC ensuring information of any deviation from process is escalated according to given instruction
  • Bring to the attention of the appropriate Manufacturing Supervisor any infringements from Drawings / Specifications or Procedures
  • Understand and interpret SPC charts and processes including product set-ups and loading and closing orders
  • Daily supervision of those in your charge regarding matters of procedure discipline and administration
  • To ensure all Gauges & Fixtures are correctly set-up and connected in correct sequence on SPC
  • Responsible for the appropriate handling of customer queries in an effective and timely manor 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Ideally you will have over 1 year experience in a similar role  
  • Excellent PC literacy skills, including Microsoft Excel skills 
  • You will have excellent written and oral communication capabilities, good analytical skills and be meticulous in your attention to detail. 
  • Good problem solving, communication and organisational skills
  • A drive to continue to learn and develop skillsets.

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SALES SUPPORT COORDINATOR

Department: Sales

Permanent, Full Time position: 37½ hr week.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary: To coordinate the administration needs of the Sales Team by managing schedules, processing important documents and communicating relevant information.  Ensure the adequacy of sales-related equipment or material, responding to queries from customers giving after-sales support when requested.  This particular role will provide full administrative support for the Business Development Manager and Field Sales Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Update Customer information on ERP system and file accompanying correspondence
  • Generate from given information; orders, quotations, faxes, letters and other required documentation
  • Answer enquiries either by telephone or written correspondence
  • Ensure that enquiries and orders are dealt with to set deadlines
  • Implement follow up processes to meet Customer Expectations
  • Work with Transport Supervisor to accurately generate shipping documentation using approved suppliers
  • Provide administrative assistance to Sales Team as required 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience: 

  • You will have previous experience in Sales Administration or a similar administrative position.
  • Excellent PC literacy skills, including Microsoft Excel skills 
  • You will have excellent written and oral communication capabilities, good analytical skills and be meticulous in your attention to detail. 
  • Good problem solving, communication and organisational skills
  • A team player with high level of dedication
  • A drive to continue to learn and develop skillsets.

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CNC SLIDING HEAD OPERATOR

Permanent, Full time Position: 40 hour week.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary: Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor and Programmers/Setters, your key responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) being responsible for specific parts, operating of CNC machines and general factory duties

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Ideally have experience of working in a manufacturing industry
  • Machine operation experience of Sliding Head Lathes an advantage
  • Have technical drawing knowledge and a good eye for detail

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CNC TURNING OPERATOR

Permanent, Full time Position: 40 hour week.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Summary: Operating within the multi axis machine shop, you will effectively maintain and control your dedicated machine. You will be accurate and precise and monitor run times concurrently.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Engineering experience would be an advantage
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and able to work well in a team
  • Keen to learn and develop skills for progression

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What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for any of these roles and you are looking for your next career move, apply by emailing your current CV and a covering letter to careers@dalau.com or pick up a Job Application form at our main reception: Dalau Ltd, Ford Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex CO15 3DZ

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